By John Le Carré
John Le Carré - [Smiley 01] - demand the Dead
After a regimen safety payment through George Smiley, civil servant Samuel Fennan it seems that kills himself. while Smiley reveals Circus head Maston is making an attempt in charge him for the man's demise, he starts off his personal research, assembly with Fennan's widow to determine what may have led him to such desperation. yet at the very day that Smiley is ordered off the enquiry he gets an pressing letter from the lifeless guy. Do the East Germans - and their brokers - be aware of extra approximately this man's dying than the Circus formerly imagined? Le Carré's debut novel, demand the useless, brought the tenacious and retiring George Smiley in a gripping story of espionage and deceit.
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Retrieval is a main consideration when writing for other analysts who access material on the web and who might likely use it in their product or save it for later reading. Including words in the common lexicon of customers who follow the issue is essential. 6 Is a staffer who prepares briefing books a likely consumer of the product? How would one package material for a senior consumer who has a designated briefer? Does the senior like reading on a tablet? 0007 Mary O’Sullivan Research into how people read on tablets shows that text actually works quite well because tablet users read longer on the device than folks who are working on a laptop.
However, the need to adapt – sooner or later – hardcopy, narrative analytic products to the digital era will be necessary to remain competitive. It is the norm to find high levels of resistance to change within intelligence organizations with a toughly rooted secrecy culture. 23 Notes This chapter is based on the paper “Producing and Consuming Intelligence Products in the Digital Era: The Need for Multimedia Communications,” prepared by the author for presentation at the panel “Reinventing Intelligence Production for the 21st Century,” International Studies Association, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, March 29, 2014.
Call for the Dead (Smiley, Book 1) by John Le Carré